This global crisis is unprecedented. Because we are mutually interdependent as national and regional economies we cannot just solve our issues at home, or foist them off on others abroad.
There are a few events coming up to deal with economic events, both on a local, national, and global basis:
- Puppy Love (Economic Recovery Meeting), Mountain View, CA, Saturday, 7 February, 12:00 - 6:00 pm, 551 Chiquita Avenue, Mountain View, CA
- Economic Recovery Potluck (Economic Recovery Meeting), Palo Alto, CA, Sunday, February 8 from 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM, 400 Miramonte Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94306
- Financing the United Nations: More Effective Funding for Global Priorities, 11 February 2009, 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM, Global Policy Forum, New York City
- Forum on the Solidarity Economy 2009: Building Another World, 19-22 March 2009, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
- LUX ’09 International Forum - Globalisation of Solidarity, 22-25 April 2009, Schifflange, Luxembourg
- World Economic Forum, various annual and special events
If you have more thoughts on the state of the economy in your area or around the world please share your thoughts. We can also use a “Economic Crisis” volunteer group to work more on collective information gathering, analysis and policy work. Please contact us if you would like to share your experience, knowledge, and ideas, and to become involved.